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Author Sowerby, Jane.

Title Victorian lace today / Jane Sowerby ; [photographer, Alexis Yiorgos Xenakis].

Imprint Sioux Falls, S.D. : XRX Books, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    746.226 SOW    Available
Description xiii, 2-196 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary Projects: a wide triangle, scarf or shawl with a center pattern, large rectangle with center diamond pattern, large rectangle in spider net, the cap shawl, a handsome triangle, alpine knit scarf, spider's-web shawls, Miss Lambert's Shetland pattern for shawl, large rectangle in leaf and trellis, two sampler shawls, a knitted veil, a curved shawl with diamond edging, scarf with striped border, scarf with Clarence border, scarf with edging, scarf with a wide and handsome border, scarf with the open and solid diamond lace and edging, Victorian ruby scarf, scarf with holly berries, scarf with french trellis border, scarf with edging 21 and insertion 25, double-bordered scarf with diamond borders, double dolphin lace scarf, lady's circular cape in shell pattern, a harebell fichu, the opera fichu, half-square in Trinity stitch, shoulder shawl in Syrian pattern, shoulder shawl in cherry leaf pattern, three-cornered shawl in clover pattern, myrtle leaf shawl, melon pattern for shawl or scarf, diamonds and triangles, the Victoria shawl, stripes and torchon lace, the Maltese shawl.
Contents Miss Watts and Mrs. Hope -- Mrs. Jane Gaugain -- Miss Lambert -- Cornelia Mee and Mlle. Branchdiere -- Wide-bordered scarves -- Weldon's practical knitter -- Techniques, tools, and talk.
Subject Lace and lace making, Victorian.
Knitted lace.
Added Author Xenakis, Alexis.
Other Form: Online version: Sowerby, Jane. Victorian lace today. Sioux Falls, S.D. : XRX Books, 2006 (OCoLC)639569254
ISBN 1933064072
Standard No. 9781933064079 52995

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